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363 EPISODE 2

de Jessy Deshais & Daniel Ablin ( Barzoï ) •
france, 2012, 4 minutes , vo english , st fr

Mid-way through eternity, a man drives a flying machine. Floating in this Meliès-like world, he makes surprising encounters.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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ADDRESS IS APPROXIMATE

de Tom Jenkins •
United Kingdom, 2011, 3' , vo ang , st fr

When a lonely desk toy longs for escape from the dark confines of the office, he takes a road trip to the Pacific Coast in the only way he can – using a toy car and Google Maps Street View.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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APPROPRIATE ADULT

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de Julian Jarrold •
United Kingdom, 2011, 2 x 69' , vo english , st fr

A psychological thriller based on the true story of the unusual relationship between serial killer Fred West (Dominic West – The Wire) and his “appropriate adult” Janet Leach (Emily Watson – Gosford Park). ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 20h00, Grütli Langlois
Thursday 8 , 14h00, Grütli Simon

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BEAST

de Christoffer Boe • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Danemark, 2011, 83' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

Bruno loves Maxine but her love for him has faded. She tries to get away – but he won't let go. From revulsion to passionate love, an uneasy tension permeates this truly unforgetttable psychological drama. ...read more

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 19h00, Grütli Simon

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BERLIN TELEGRAM

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de Leila Albayaty • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Belgique, 2012, 80' , vo fr , st ang

Leila is a singer-songwriter who lives in Brussels. When Antoine, the man she is in love with, suddenly walks out on her for another woman, she leaves to start a new life in Berlin. She takes just a small electric keyboard and her camcorder. ...read more

Monday 5 , 14h00, Grütli Simon
Tuesday 6 , 21h15, Grütli Simon

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BIELUTINE

de Clément Cogitore •
FRANCE, 2011, 90 MINUTES , vo fr , st ang

Interactive investigative web doc, based around the Bielutine's ancient art collection. An intriguing narrative and sensorial experience.


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BLUE

de Rodrigo Garcia •
Etats-Unis, 2012, 8' - 7' , vo ang , st fr

Blue, a single mother, works as an accountant by day and an escort by night. Despite efforts to keep her double life a sectet, her past soon catches up with her. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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BOMB GIRLS

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de Michael MacLennan, Adrienne Mitchell / Réalisation : Ken Girotti, Adrienne Mitchell, Anne Wheeler • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Canada, 2011, 44' , vo ang , st fr

Set during WWII, BOMB GIRLS tells the remarkable stories of Canadian women from very different backgrounds who risked their lives in a munitions factory building bombs for the European front. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 11h00, Arditi

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BOSS

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de Farhad Safinia / Réalisation : Gus Van Sant, Jean De Segonzac • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2011, 56' , vo ang , st fr

Starring Kelsey Grammer as fictional Chicago Mayor Tom Kane who holds sway over just about everything in his city. When faced with the terrible secret of a recently diagnosed degenerative neurological disease that threatens his power, his true character is revealed. ...read more

Friday 2 , 23h00, Grütli Langlois
Thursday 8 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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BRINK

de Shawn Christensen •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 9' , vo ang , st fr

As true love materializes between Jeremy and his best friend Evelyn, the very magnetic force that brings them together will also be the one to tear them apart.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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COUP DE SOLEIL

de Natalia Ducrey • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
Suisse, 2012, 26' , vo fr , st ang

Three teenage girls over the summer recess seek to assert themselves, test those around them, and seduce boys.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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DANGER 5: THE DIAMOND GIRLS

de Dario Russo •
Australie, 2011, 6' - 4' - 4' , vo ang , st fr

Set in a pulp magazine inspired aesthetic, Danger 5 follows a team of five spies on a mission to kill Adolf Hitler, in a world where off-beat humor is king! Yes, victory has a new name!

Monday 5 , 19h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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DARK MARKET

de Theo Nunn •
United Kingdom, 2012, 1' , vo english , st fr

Police Detective Dawson struggles to understand a new type of untouchable criminal. This book trailer for Misha Glenny's novel is an innovative mix of film and animation.

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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DAYBREAK

de Jon Cassar •
Etats-Unis, 2012, 9' - 14' , vo ang , st fr

After his father's murder, Ben suddenly finds himself on the run. Daybreak is an interactive and immersive adventure thriller about the magic and power of technology.

Monday 5 , 19h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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DEEP

de Julien Hurteau •
Canada, 2012, 2' - 2' - 3' , vo fr , st ang

Welcome to the metaphysically instable world of Adrian, Delphine and Martin where the mundane is replaced by pseudophilosophical whims.

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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DEMAIN C'EST LOIN

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de Thomas Szczepanski •
Suisse, 2011, 15' , vo fr , st ang

A highly-qualified young Frenchman, Vincent, has come to try his luck in Geneva. Disillusion sets in quickly. Alone and in a precarious situation, he swings between stealing and lying to keep his head above water. But for how much longer?

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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DRUNK HISTORY

de Derek Waters •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 5' - 6' - 6' , vo ang , st fr

On December 15th, Allan McLeod drank half a bottle of whiskey…and then recited a classic Christmas poem. With famous guest stars, this hilarious series put a drunken twist on key american historical events.

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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EL PACTO

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de Pablo Fischerman • International Premiere / Première Internationale
Argentine, 2012, 48' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

El Pacto explores the dark years of Argentina's military dictatorship during which individuals - still at the head of leading corporations today - used their ties with the regime to seize assets from their fellow citizens. ...read more

Monday 5 , 13h15, Grütli Langlois

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EL PORVENIR

de Manuel Alejandro Anell •
Mexique, 2011, 11' - 14' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

Every town has a horror story to tell and in El Porvenir, a series of violent events disturb its inhabitants' peace. As police officers try to solve these cases, they discover that there is a bigger, unexplainable mystery stalking the night.

Monday 5 , 19h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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EN DIRECT DE NOTRE PASSE - Saison 2

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de Nicolas Frey, Noël Tortajada • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
Suisse, 2012, 2 x 13' , vo fr , st ang

En direct de notre passé is a TV series that follows contemporary news show formats, giving 'live' information about major Swiss historical events. Each episode explores an emblematic theme linked to real historical facts and characters. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 20h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.

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EVENT ZERO

de Carlo Ledesma, Shane Abbess, Marc Furmie, Andrew Traucki •
Australie, 2012, 5' - 5' - 5' , vo ang , st fr

People without a scratch are collapsing and dying. Unless someone can work out what is going on the death toll will continue to rise. Seven interconnected stories of people caught up in an event way bigger than they are.

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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EXCUSE ME

de Henrik Ruben Genz • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Danemark, 2012, 90' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

A rugged comedy about finding your place in life, starring the beautiful but confused Helene who, according to her mother, was born as a 'technical error'. ...read more

Monday 5 , 20h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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FASATEEN

de Mounia Akl And Cyril Aris •
Liban, 2012, 9' - 9' - 8' , vo arabe , st ang/ fr

We follow three Lebanese women in Beirut as they navigate through life's challenges. This Arabic web series has alternative endings and is shown exclusively on Yahoo! Maktoob.

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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GAME CHANGE

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de Jay Roach • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2011, 118' , vo ang , st fr

Starring Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson and Ed Harris, HBO Films' Game Change follows John McCain's (Harris) 2008 presidential campaign, from his selection of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (Moore) as his running mate to their ultimate defeat in the general election. ...read more

Tuesday 6 , 19h00, Grütli Simon

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GANOVEN

de Marina Klauser (Swiss) & Pia Hellenthal (German) •
Suisse, 2012, 24' , vo allemand , st ang/ fr

An industrial area, a balloon shop, three crooks, a diet shake, a dinosaur in the front yard, two handcuffed homosexuals, a bowling lane, a little tap dancing, a sweat suit, more sweat suits... An film about a quest without results.

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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GIRLS

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de Lena Dunham • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2012, 2 x 30' , vo ang , st fr

From hot-shot writer/director/actor Lena Dunham and comedy veterans Judd Apatow and Jenni Konner, this series relates the adventures of a group of 20-something women in New York. ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 14h00, Grütli Simon
Thursday 8 , 21h00, Grütli Langlois

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GOA HIPPY TRIBE

de Darius Devas •
Australia/India, 2011, , vo ang , st fr

People who shared a common space and time in hippy-trail Goa are re-uniting after more than 30 years, via Facebook.


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GUIDESTONES

de Jay Ferguson •
Canada, 2012, 4' - 4' - 3' , vo ang , st fr

Two journalism students begin to realize that the conspiracy they are unraveling may have apocalyptic repercussions. A mystery interactive web series...

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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HATUFIM

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de Gideon Raff • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Israël, 2009, 44' , vo hébreu , st ang/ fr

After 17 years in captivity in Lebanon, three IDF soldiers are freed as part of a prisoners exchange. Two of them return alive. This gripping series follows the reintroduction of these deeply traumatised and changed men both to their families and to contemporary Israel ...read more

Sunday 4 , 14h30, Arditi

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HAUNTED

de Cliff Osmond •
Etats-Unis, 2012, , vo english , st fr

Found footage of video evidence captured during the paranormal investigation of the haunted Blaylock residence in South Pasadena. Produced and written by the creator of the hit HBO cult-series, Carnivále.


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HIGHRISE

de Katerina Cizek •
Canada, 2010, , vo ang , st fr

HIGHRISE: Out My Window is one of the world's first interactive 360º documentaries, delivered entirely on the web. Featuring 49 stories from 13 cities, it explores our urban planet through the view from highrise windows.


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HOPE

de Pedro Pires •
Canada, 2011, 11' , vo none/ aucun , st none/ aucun

The fragmented violence of war seen through the eyes of a General on his deathbed. The film is based on the award-winning play Jimmy, Créature de Rêve by Marie Brassard.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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HOTEL

de Benjamin Nuel •
France, 2012, , vo fr , st ang

In a strange hotel surrounded by a park, peace now reigns between terrorists and police escaped from a video game. An absurd comedy in the shape of a catastrophe film, "Hotel" is a multi-platform project consisting of a 10 part series, an installation and an explorable virtual world.


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I AM JOHN WAYNE

de Christina Choe •
Etats-Unis, 2012, 17' , vo ang , st fr

Instead of attending his best friend's funeral, Taco takes Chance out for a ride to Coney Island. This Columbia Film School short was financed through Kickstarter's crowdfunding platform.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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IL VULCANO

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de Alice RIva •
Suisse, 2012, 17' , vo italien , st ang

Sam, A Young Man, Has Lost Interest In Life And Becomes Increasingly Nihilistic. In The Prison Of His Self-Imposed Isolation, The Only Thing That Still Means Anything To Him Is A Story He Reads As A Child.

Tuesday 6 , 15h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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INDIE GAME THE MOVIE

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de Lisanne Pajot, James Swirsky •
Canada, 2012, 96' , vo ang , st fr

With the 21st century comes a new breed of struggling independent artist: the indie game designer. Refusing to toil for major developers, they conceive, design, and program their distinctly personal games in the hope that they, too ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 10h15, Grütli Simon

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INSIDE MEN

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de Tony Baskallop / Réalisation : James Kent • International Premiere / Première Internationale
UK, 2011, 2 x 58' , vo ang , st fr

Inside Men is about three employees of a security depot who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist. John, Chris, and Marcus are ordinary men who see an opportunity and take a leap. They cross that moral line and we see the fallout for them and their families. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 20h00, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 18h45, Grütli Langlois

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ITALIAN SPIDERMAN

de Dario Russo •
Australie, 2007, 39' , vo ang , st fr

In the middle of a party, an asteroid from a distant galaxy falls to earth and is taken by professor Barnardi for research. Italian Spiderman, a fat, rude superhero ...read more


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JE VOUS AI COMPRIS

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de Frank Chiche • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
France, 2012, 85' , vo fr , st ang

On the night of April 21st 1961, in an attempt to halt the policy implemented by General de Gaulle which led to Algeria's independence, the 1st Foreign Regiment of Parachutists took power in Algiers. At the same time, Malika, Jacquot and Thomas prepare to face their future. ...read more

Monday 5 , 19h00, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.

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KAVINSKY

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de Daniel Schraner •
Suisse, 2011, 13' , vo allemand , st ang

Sven has invited Eva on a date. He picks her up at her parents' house, where he has to face her father. Mr. Kavinsky challenges him with a curious interrogation, while Eva is locked in her room.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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L'AMOUR BEGUE

de Jan Czarlewski •
Suisse, 2011, 20' , vo fr , st ang

Tim is intelligent and attractive enough, but he stammers, and chatting up girls is an ordeal. Encouraged by his friend, he tries to reach for the stars and sets his sights on the pretty Victoria.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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LA-HAUT

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de Mirjam Landolt • World Premiere / Premiè_re Mondiale
Suisse, 2012, 10' , vo no dialogue , st none/ aucun

Father And Daughter Are Living In A Small House, Sourrounded By Mountains. One Day The Daughter Decides To Follow Her Goat. Her Father, Worried, Decides To Search His Daughter And Looses Himself In The Snow.

Tuesday 6 , 15h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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LE CAPITAL

de Costa-Gravas • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
France, 2012, 114' , vo ang/ fr , st ang/ fr

Closing ceremony film : Le Capital tells the story of the unstoppable rise of Marc Tourneuil, an expendable servant of capital who becomes its undisputed master. ...read more

Thursday 8 , 19h30, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.

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LES AMOURS PERDUES

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de Samanou Acheche Sahlstrøm •
Denmark / France, 2011, 29' , vo fr , st ang

Can we change for the sake of love? Maria, fascinated, immerses herself in Vincent's writings. This will forever change the way she looks at their relationship.

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon
Tuesday 6 , 15h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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LES OPERATEURS

de Slimane-Baptiste Berhoun Et François Descraques •
France, 2012, 10 x 6' , vo fr , st none/ aucun

Slim starts a new job and shares an office with Fran. He soon realises he has no clue what he is there for, and neither does she. A fiction web series about a bizarre work environment, blending comedy with thriller.

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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LES REVENANTS

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de Fabrice Gobert / Réalisation : Fabrice Gobert, Frédéric Mermoud • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
France, 2012, 2 x 52' , vo fr , st ang

In a mountain village dominated by a huge dam, a group of disoriented people struggle to find their way home. They don't know that they've been dead for a long time, they haven't aged and no-one is expecting them. ...read more

Friday 2 , 20h30, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.

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LILYHAMMER

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de Anne Bjørnstad, Eilif Skodvin, Steven Van Zant / Réalisation : Simen Alsvik •
Norvège, 2011/12, 2 x 45' , vo norvégien , st ang/ fr

Frank "The Fixer"" Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), a former member of the New York mob, is put in the witness protection program after testifying in a trial in the United States. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 17h15, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Monday 5 , 16h15, Grütli Langlois

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LIMBOLAND

de Jeremy Weller, Jenle Hallund • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Danemark, 2010, 65' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

Eight young people of immigrant origin attempt to tread the path between conflicting cultures; the culture that brought them into the world, and the alien culture that surrounds them. ...read more

Monday 5 , 18h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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LOST IN GOOGLE

de Francesco Capaldo •
Italie, 2011/2012, 2' - 6' , vo italien , st ang/ fr

Have you ever tried to google Google? Here, this seemingly innocuous gesture opens a dangerous portal between reality and the virtual world. "Lost in Google" is written entirely with Youtube user comments.

Monday 5 , 19h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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MA NOUVELLE HELOISE

de Francis Reusser • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
suisse, 2012, 85' , vo fr

A rich Japanese philanthropist, fan of Rousseau, asks an atypical and polyvalent filmmaker to bring the celebrated author's epistolary novel to the screen. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 18h30, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.

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MAMNOU3!

de Nina Najjar •
Liban, 2012, 8' - 8' , vo arabe , st ang/ fr

A documentary crew is invited into Lebanon's notorious censorship bureau to document their work, in a PR coup that quickly turns to shambles as the comical absurdities of censorship are reluctantly exposed.

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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MON AMOUREUX

de Daniel Metge •
France, 2011, 22' , vo fr , st ang

"Romain is my friend. We French kiss. We'll get married and have kids!" Immersion in another reality.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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MONSIEUR L'ASSASSIN X

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de Lynn Devillaz / Antonio Veiras •
Suisse, 2012, 9' , vo fr , st ang

Linda, a little girl rejected by the other children and by her family, lives in a small town where a serial killer prowls. One evening she sees a strange person on the street - carrying a bag with an arm hanging out of it.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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MR FOLEY

de D.a.d.d.y (Mike Ahern & Enda Loughman) •
Irlande, 2011, 4' , vo ang , st fr

What if like Mr Foley, you wake up in a hospital bed only to find that a group of technicians is soundtracking your life?

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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MR STACHE

de Jac Schaeffer •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 9' , vo ang , st fr

Mr. Stache always believed he had an inner mustache. Now he's wearing it on the outside. Where it makes way more sense...

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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NOSTRADAMOS

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de Maxence Bradley, Elisabeth Olga Tremblay, Alexandre Lampron •
Canada, 2011, 9' , vo fr , st ang

There is one place that surely won't be touched by the apocalypse: Amos, a small village in North Quebec, whose inhabitants are already prepared. Hilarious mockumentary made in only 72 hours!

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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NOTHING CAN TOUCH ME

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de Milad Alami •
Danemark, 2011, 29' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

Katrine survives a school shooting and is the only one to see the killer. As the hunt for the boy begins, Katrine realizes she has more in common with him than any of her other classmates.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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NUR EIN WORT

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de Rajko Jazbec • International Premiere / Première Internationale
Suisse, 2012, 11' , vo suisse all , st ang/ fr

Sina refuses to learn to write, which drives her mother nuts. The ensuing conflict will end with unexpected consequences.

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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ONCE IT STARTED IT COULD NOT END OTHERWISE

de Kelly Sears •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 7' , vo ang , st fr

Part disaster film, part Freudian animation, Once It All Started bears witness to a series of absurd and horrible disasters that strike an American high school, eerily mirroring larger political and social markers of the recent past.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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ONE NIGHT

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de Paul Smith / Réalisation : David Evans • International Premiere / Première Internationale
UK, 2011, 2 x 58' , vo ang , st fr

Set over one hot summer's night when nerves are frayed and tension high, One Night is about four very ordinary but different people. From different ethnic and class backgrounds ...read more

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 15h15, Grütli Langlois

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ONIRONAUTAS

de Chus Pagán •
Espagne, 2012, 14' - 15' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

Tobias Baguda realises that the fictional characters he created in his novel have escaped his dreams and are out to get him...

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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OS VIVOS TAMBEM CHORAM

de Basil Da Cunha •
Suisse, 2012, 30' , vo portugais , st ang/ fr

Ze, a 50-year-old alcoholic, works in the Port of Lisbon where he loads and unloads containers. Ze never left his neighbourhood and is hiding his savings so that one day he'll be able to board one of the huge cruise ships he sees everyday. ...read more

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.

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PAGE 23

de Jeroen Houben, Stefan Van Den Boogaard, Tim Arts •
Pays-Bas, 2011, 4' , vo allemand , st ang/ fr

When page 23 of an Ikea catalogue comes to life, existential questions arise. Made for the Utrecht 48 Hour Film Project.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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PARVANEH

de Talkhon Hamzavi •
Suisse, 2012, 24' , vo suisse allemand , st ang/ fr

In the Swiss mountains, young Afghan migrant Parvaneh lives in a transit centre for asylum seekers. She goes into town to send money home and starts to make various encounters.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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PIXELIOSE

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de Romain Graf • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
Suisse, 2012, 14' , vo fr , st ang

Adrien suffers from pixeliosis, an unknown disease resulting in partial pixelation of his field of vision. To cure this disease, he goes to see an ophthalmologist. This consultation gives no result, but patient and doctor feel surprisingly close and decide to meet for a swim.

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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POP LE CHEVAL

de Kristof Brandl •
Canada, 2011, 5' , vo ang , st fr

A dreamy short offering a poetic glance at Montreal's youth.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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PROFUGOS

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de Pablo Llanes / Réalisation : Pablo Larrain, Jonathan Jacubowicz •
Chili, 2011, 2 x 50' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

This is a road movie about a failed drug-trafficking operation. Four Chileans of dubious character are recruited to move a cargo of cocaine from Bolivia to Chile and ship it to its final destination abroad for the promise of a substantial reward. However, nothing goes as planned. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 13h15, Arditi
Thursday 8 , 13h15, Grütli Langlois

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PULSERAS ROJAS

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de Pau Freixas • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Espagne, 2011, 45' , vo catalan , st ang/ fr

There are some people in this world who face life head on, who know the true meaning of friendship, who take life's knocks and get back up again and whose lives are powered by love. They are The Red Band Society. ...read more

Monday 5 , 14h15, Grütli Langlois

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RANDOM STRANGERS

de Alexis Dos Santos •
United Kingdom, Netherlands, 2011, 24' , vo ang , st fr

How close can you get to a total stranger on the other side of the world? Rocky and Lulu bump into each other online in ChatRoulette. Portrait of the Twitter/Facebook/MySpace/Skype generation.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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RCVR

de David Van Eyssen •
Etats-Unis, 2012, 11' , vo ang , st fr

Two government agents track down "RCVRs"; humans selected by an alien species to act as channels for advanced technologies. From Youtube channel Machinima, the next generation video entertainment network for video gamers.

Saturday 3 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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REAL HUMANS

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de Lars Lundström • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Suède, 2011, 2 x 60' , vo suédois , st ang/ fr

What happens when robots become so human you can barely distinguish them from real people? When they can even be our lovers? In Real Humans, a new generation of robots - the Hubots - are used as servants, heavy laborers, company and sex partners. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 20h00, Episode 1, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Saturday 3 , 23h00, Episode 2, Grütli Langlois
Thursday 8 , 21h15, Episodes 1 et 2, Grütli Simon

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RENGAINE

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de Rachid Djaïdani • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
France, 2012, 75' , vo fr , st ang

Paris, today. Dorcy, a young black Christian, wants to marry Sabrina, a North African Muslim. It would be a simple matter if it weren't for Sabrina's 40 brothers. ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 19h00, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 17h00, Grütli Simon

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RESURRECTION

de Jeremy Rosenstein • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
suisse, 2012, 19' , vo fr , st ang

A couple in retirement is given the mission to make a religious film. This amateur shooting will help renew the desire they had for one another.

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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ROBBIE

de Neil Harvey •
Australia1, 2012, 8' , vo ang , st fr

Robbie is set 6000 years in the future and charts the existential reflections of an ageing robot drifting through space on the last of his battery life. Created entirely of NASA archival footage.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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ROBIN FARDIG

de Daniel Kragh-Jacobsen •
Danemark, 2011, 9' - 11' - 7' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

Robin is in love, bullied by his older brother and talks with a dinosaur drawing on his wall. The coming-of-age story of an anti-hero by a young Danish director.

Monday 5 , 19h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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ROOM 304

de Birgitte Stærmose • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Danemark, 2011, 88' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

In a Copenhagen hotel, disparate lives intersect through accident or fate: a stewardess desperate for intimacy, an immigrant obsessed with revenge, a hotel manager lost in despair, a wife abandoned by her husband, a receptionist with blood on his hands. ...read more

Tuesday 6 , 18h30, Grütli Langlois

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SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED

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de Colin Trevorrow • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2012, 86' , vo ang , st fr

Time-travel dramedy. Darius, a live-at-home college grad with a chip on her shoulder, interns at Seattle Magazine. Along with her fellow intern Arnau, a studious Biology major working at the mag to build his resume, and their hard partying boss, Jeff, she sets off to the scenic ...read more

Sunday 4 , 21h15, Grütli Simon

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SCOTT PILGRIM VS THE WORLD

de Edgar Wright •
Etats-Unis, 2010, 112' , vo ang , st fr

Meet charming and jobless Scott Pilgrim. A bass guitarist for totally average garage band Sex Bob-omb, the 22-year-old has just met the girl of his dreams...literally. The only catch to winning Ramona Flowers is that her seven evil exes are coming to kill him. ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 16h30, Grütli Simon

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SYNDROMES

de Kristoffer Borgli •
Norvège, 2011, 12' , vo norvégien , st ang/ fr

A young girl with mysterious talents finds herself entwined in an elite underworld, of which only the ailing wealthy are aware. This short was produced for the release of electronic music duo The Golden Filter's new album, Syndromes.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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TAPPERMAN

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de Alberto Meroni •
Suisse, 2012, 15' , vo italien , st ang/ fr

Door-to-door salesman Paul struggles – with a smile – to sell his food containers. In fact, his life resembles the preserved foods they hold: hermetically sealed off from the outside world. One day, a singular event will force him to come out of his plastic box.

Saturday 3 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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THE BRIDGE

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de Hans Rosenfeld / Réalisation : Charlotte Sieling, Lisa Siwe, Henrik Georgsson • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Sweden, Denmark, 2011, 2 x 60' , vo suédois, danois , st ang/ fr

The body of a woman is found in the middle of the Øresund Bridge between Sweden and Denmark. Half the body belongs to a Swedish politician and the other half to a Danish prostitute. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 12h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Tuesday 6 , 20h30, Grütli Langlois

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THE LEGEND OF KASPAR HAUSER

de Davide Manuli • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Italie, 2012, 95' , vo ang/ it , st fr

An androgynous Kaspar Hauser washes up on a near-deserted island, where Vincent Gallo, who leads a triple life as a dope pusher, sheriff and part-time DJ, takes him in - kicking off an onslaught of surreal events including miracles and flying saucers. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 20h00, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.
Tuesday 6 , 14h00, Grütli Simon

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THE LINE

de Joe Petrilla •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 8' , vo ang , st fr

A man on the verge of suicide and a boy with a violent imagination meet at the center of a long bridge. A film about growing up and growing old.

Wednesday 7 , 17h00, Grütli Langlois

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THE MISADVENTURES OF AWKWARD BLACK GIRL

de Issa Rae •
Etats-Unis, 2011, 3' - 5' - 5' , vo ang , st fr

J feels awkward in her job and her love life. Issa Rae's third award-winning web series is soon to become a half-hour cable comedy.

Tuesday 6 , 20h00, Fonction:Cinéma

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THE NEWSROOM

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de Aaron Sorkin / Réalisation : Greg Mottola, Alan Poul • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
USA, 2012, 75' , vo ang , st fr

Surviving the fallout from a meltdown, ACN News Night anchor Will McAvoy returns to his job and finds his executive producer and most of his staff are leaving his show. Will also learns he's been assigned a new Executive Producer: MacKenzie McHale, a former girlfriend. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 18h30, Grütli Langlois

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THE PACK

de Mario Fernandez Alonso •
Espagne, 2011, 15' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

Teenagers walk in a desert with violent intent, driven by the need to be liked, jealousy and a strong pack mentality.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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THE SECRET SOCIETY OF FINE ARTS

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de Anders Rønnow Klarlund • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Danemark, 2012, 75' , vo ang , st fr

A tale about extreme art and dangerous love, this feature length visual experience will blow you away. A zoological museum has been targeted by a group of underground artists. ...read more

Monday 5 , 21h15, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.
Tuesday 6 , 16h30, Grütli Simon

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THE SLAP

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de Jessica Hobbs • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Australia, 2011, 2 x 51' , vo ang , st fr

At an Australian backyard BBQ, amongst alcohol, friendship and a children's cricket game, a man ruins the party by slapping a child who is not his son.The child's parents vow to take the man to court and the police become involved. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 11h00, Arditi

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THIS IS ENGLAND 88

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de Shane Meadows, Jack Thorne • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
UK, 2011, 2 x 49' , vo ang , st fr

Shaun, Woody and Lol were skinheads during the Thatcher years. After This is England the movie, Shane Meadows keeps exploring the dynamics of a group of friends who have (mostly) stuck together through thick and thin. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 15h15, Arditi
Wednesday 7 , 21h15, Grütli Simon

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TODO EL MUNDO TIENE A ALGUIEN MENOS YO

de Raúl Fuentes • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
Mexique, 2012, 100' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

Alejandra is sick of her daily life and her past relationships that have not worked out. Then she meets the teenage María, with whom she has an affair. At first everything runs smoothly, however Alejandra´s personality and her emotional needs prove increasingly demanding ...read more

Sunday 4 , 19h00, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.
Monday 5 , 16h30, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.

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TOUCH OF MAGIC

de Tobias Gundorff Boesen •
Danemark, 2012, 17' , vo ang , st fr

A black poetic tale set in Dickensian London. Emma meets a failed magician. But the magic is out of control and Emma has shady intentions.

Wednesday 7 , 15h00, Grütli Langlois

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TOUTE LA VERITE - Saison 3

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de Lyne Charlebois • International Premiere / Première Internationale
Canada, 2011, 45' , vo fr , st ang

In between trials, Brigitte and her lawyer friends are having to juggle work and busy personal lives. Unveiling a new and unique look at Quebec's judicial system, each episode sheds light on the fascinating work of the Crown attorneys. ...read more

Monday 5 , 15h15, Grütli Langlois

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VICKY AND SAM

de Nuno Rocha •
Portugal/ Etats-Unis, 2011, 14' , vo ang , st fr

Boy meets girl, as brainstormed by three screenwriters. When boy and girl come to life, the tale takes on a new twist.

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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WALKMAN

de Louise Gillard •
Suisse, 2011, 14' , vo fr , st ang

A young man has a walkman built into his chest where his heart should be, and moves to the soundtracks that give meaning to his life.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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WASTE

de Anton Groves •
Roumanie, 2012, 8' , vo ang , st fr

What's in your closet? A reckless guy keeps little monsters in and around his mundane life, as they feed off his waste. An imaginative short intergrating live action and pop-up animation.

Saturday 3 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL

de Jenle Hallund •
Danemark, 2011, 19' , vo danois , st ang/ fr

Alex has written a novel based on Samuel's life as a soldier. They both hope that something will happen between them while on the train: something that can change their very different lives.

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Tuesday 6 , 15h30, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.

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YOUR PLACE

de Sylvia Borges •
Allemagne, 2012, 28' , vo allemand , st ang/ fr

A night-time encounter; quick, erotic, followed by a connection that grows without seeing nor touching the other.

Sunday 4 , 13h30, Grütli Simon

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ZIMMER 606

de Peter Volkart •
Suisse, 2012, 15' , vo allemand , st ang/ fr

Travelling salesman Jonathan Fisch peddles glass eyes. His travels take him to the edge of the province, where he checks into a run-down hotel. The attic room no. 606 has its pitfalls - something peculiar is happening behind the wall.

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Grütli Simon

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